Create your own Christmas decorations… | Beast Sheds Blog

Create your own Christmas decorations…

Published on December 2, 2014 by Rachael
Written in Home


When it comes to Christmas then nothing can beat handmade. And we’re not talking about presents either, making your own Christmas decorations can be just as satisfying.

Whether you’re more at home in the fabric store or the wooden workshop, making your own decorations is an activity for all.

We’ve scoured the web to find the BEST how to guides for making your very own Christmas decorations…

Crochet an eggnog cup Christmas decoration

Crochet isn’t just for your granny. We love this crochet eggnog cup that you can hang on your tree…find out how here.

Pine Cones and Pipe Cleaners

This is a great idea for all the family…find out how here.

Rustic Charm

A bit of rustic charm – and easy to boot…find out how here.

Mini Christmas Trees


Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree…make some mini Christmas trees to scatter around…find out here.

Etched Snowflake Ornaments in Birch

Get yourself in your workshop and knock up these little wooden decorations…find out here

Buttoned Up

If you’ve plenty of loose buttons hanging around then why not make these little button hanging ornaments…find out here

Beautiful snowflakes

Nothing says winter like snowflakes so if you’re not going to be experiencing a white christmas these make a good alternative…find out here


If you’ve got wordsmiths in your family then give this scrabble tiles for the tree a whirl…find out here

Make your baubles

Bored of the usual red and green baubles? Well liven up your tree with your own bespoke baubles…find out here.

Partridge in a Pear Tree

Get in to the 12 days of Christmas spirit with these little partridge and pear decorations…find out here.


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